Doctor Who and Philosophy: Bigger on the Inside (Popular Culture and Philosophy)

Doctor Who and Philosophy: Bigger on the Inside (Popular Culture and Philosophy)

By: Paula J. Smithka (editor), Courtland Lewis (editor)Paperback

Up to 2 WeeksUsually despatched within 2 weeks

£14.71 RRP £15.99  You save £1.28 (8%) & FREE Saver Delivery on orders over £20


In Doctor Who and Philosophy, a team of mostly human philosophers (who are also fans) looks at the deeper issues raised by the Doctor's mind-blowing adventures. They discuss, among other topics, the Doctor's philosophy of science, the ethics of a universe with millions of intelligent species, what makes one life-form more important than another, whether time travelers can change history, and how the Doctor Who TV show is changing the world we live in. The chapters draw freely on both the classic series (1963--1989) and the new series. The book includes a collection of entertaining and insightful quotes from Doctor Who plus a complete list of episodes and companions.

About Author

Courtland Lewis is a lifelong Doctor Who fan and a doctoral candidate in philosophy at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. Paula Smithka is the coeditor of Community, Diversity, and Difference: Implications for Peace. She is also an associate professor of philosophy at The University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780812696882
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 288
  • ID: 9780812696882
  • weight: 610
  • ISBN10: 0812696883

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly